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There are 6 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Fly from London Heathrow, train  •  2h 24m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket to South Shields

$72 - $282

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Subway, train  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle

$47 - $77

4 alternative options

Train, subway to London City, fly  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the subway from Lancaster Gate station to Bank station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Newcastle (NCL) LCY - NCL
  4. Take the train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Haymarket to South Shields

$107 - $376

Bus  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to North Shields National Express

$90 - $110

Bus, train  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates OXF - the airline
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Newcastle

$126 - $197

Drive  •  4h 40m

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields 287.3 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields is to subway and train which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields is to fly and train which costs £55 - £220 and takes 2h 24m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and arriving at North Shields. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and South Shields is 249 miles. The road distance is 287.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields without a car is to subway and train which takes 4h 54m and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2h 24m to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at North Shields station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields is 287 miles. It takes approximately 4h 40m to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields.
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  • Distance: 248.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 24m

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and South Shields, England?

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to South Shields once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $110 and the journey takes 7h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
Nexus Metro
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate station to Bank station
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to North Shields
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Website
National Express
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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